Finely carved male BAULE statue, Ivory Coast, approx. 1970
Especially elegant and superbly sculpted masculine statue of the BAULE tribe from Ivory Coast. The classic pose in which the man is holding his beard with both hands. Deep-brown colour with a varying patina, showing that this statue with slight traces of use and aging is in good condition.
Length: 49 cm
Weight: 1265 grams
Origin: Ivory Coast
Date: approx. 1970
Provenance: Obtained from a Flemish private collection